African Plains

Giraffes, zebras, and ostriches roam on this 2-acre reproduction of an African savanna.

Photo courtesy of ©Richard W. Rokes.

Giraffe

Quick fact: Reaching up to 20 feet tall, the giraffe is the tallest living animal. Each giraffe has a unique pattern of spots.

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Grant’s Zebra

Quick fact: Grant’s zebras live in small family groups of four to nine animals. Zebras are common and widespread throughout Africa.

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Ostrich

Quick fact: At 8 feet tall and over 300 pounds, the ostrich is the world’s largest living bird. It also has one of the largest sets of eyes in the animal kingdom!

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